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America's Packard Museum - The Citizens Motorcar Co.

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Address: 420 S Ludlow St, Dayton, OH 45402-2605
Phone Number: +1 937-226-1710
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A must see for car lovers!

Brought my fiance here last week since it was on Trip Advisor's top ten things to do in Dayton. Thanks again, Trip Advisor! This one was a hit. I don't know much about cars but... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Milpitas, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brought my fiance here last week since it was on Trip Advisor's top ten things to do in Dayton. Thanks again, Trip Advisor! This one was a hit. I don't know much about cars but even I appreciated the beauty of these amazing vehicles. My fiance was floored and couldn't get enough. Was pleasantly surprised to learn there was actually... More 

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Mnk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

I was Great to view all the Cars in a Dealership Setting It was great to see the detail and workmanship they put into each and every Car

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Aurora, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This was such a great place to visit not only for the beautiful cars but the helpful delightful docents . Also was interesting as they were setting up an event dinner in part of the museum,

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is one of the hidden treasures of downtown Dayton, OH. We have been there for business and pleasure over the past few months. These vehicles are so much fun to look at. They usually have a local car enthusiast on hand to answer any questions. It is a must see for anyone who loves cars.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a very interesting place, and it really does take you back in time. The museum, which is housed in the original building where Packard cars were sold and serviced, contains some of the most beautifully restored cars you will find. The curator gave us some history on the building and the cars, and not only did they have... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

50 restored models of this once-luxury auto and very knowledgeable guys who can tell you a lot about these cars. They range in age from about 1903 to 1962. A person could spend an enjoyable 2-3 hours here.

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Youngsville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

This museum is actually an original Packard dealership. Several of the fanciest cars are in the old showroom, more are in the old service area, and the "newer" ones are in another connected building. There is much original Packard literature to read, and old parts to see. The building itself is worth a trip to see, with it's original sales... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

My wedding was held here on October 1st and the experience was fantastic. Working with Megan and Luanne was very easy and they made sure that every expectation was met. We had a cocktail style reception at their recommendation and it went over very well with our guests. Many guests commented that it was coolest wedding venue they've ever been... More 

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Irvine, California, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

The Packards if the late 20's through the early 40's are elegant. They had grace, beautiful hood ornaments, and remind us of an era lost. The museum is housed in Packard's first showroom and salesmen offices are still framed in carved wood. The docents are full of information and anxious to share.

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Lafayette, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Having come of age in the last dozen or so years of Packard's existence we wanted to see this outstanding museum. We had previously been to the Studebaker Museum in South Bend and thought this an excellent choice as well. The two guys who host visitors are extremely knowledgeable about their cars, are quite articulate, and are very generous in... More 

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